LDA Engineering adds Castleberry as senior vice president of marketing and client services  

LDA Engineering has hired Stephany Castleberry as senior vice president of marketing and client services, based in the firm’s Nashville, Tennessee, office. “Stephany brings a wealth of experience in marketing and client services to deliver on our high expectations for client and project communication as she develops new marketing strategies and better leverages the channels already in place,” said Jason … Read More

LDA Engineering promotes Hagood and Newman to principal engineer

LDA Engineering has promoted Taylor Hagood to principal engineer and client service leader for LDA’s West service area and Cory Newman to principal engineer and client service leader for LDA’s East service area. “Our company would not exist without great clients and great people to help manage those relationships,” said Jason Brooks, CEO of LDA Engineering. “Taylor and Cory will … Read More

LDA Engineering adds Elyasian as vice president of operations, LDA Fiber

LDA Engineering has hired Ethan Elyasian as vice president of operations of its newly created LDA Fiber division. LDA Fiber develops high-speed fiber systems for telecommunications and infrastructure clients to meet the need of public and private investments to expand the reach of dependable, high-speed internet. “Ethan has the right blend of expertise and operational experience to lead and grow … Read More

Annoor Academy of Knoxville team takes top honors in Future City Competition

LDA Engineering hosts regional STEM event for students to address solutions to sustainability issues A team from Annoor Academy of Knoxville won first place in the Future City Competition, a middle school science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) program, and will move to the national competition in February in Washington, DC. For the sixth consecutive year, LDA Engineering has participated … Read More

LDA Engineering celebrates 40 years with $500,000 commitment to STEM education

Employee-owned firm also announces $120,000 in engineering scholarships In celebration of its 40th anniversary, Knoxville-based LDA Engineering has made a $500,000 renewed commitment to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and also has dedicated $120,000 in college scholarship funds. The company has invested in STEM and additional engineering education and outreach in all of its markets, and in 2015 … Read More


LDA Engineering was recently selected by the Greeneville Water Commission to design and install a new raw water bar screen and intake structure system to alleviate operational issues at the East Tennessee town’s existing raw water intake structure on the bank of the Nolichucky River.


Lamar Dunn and Associates, Inc. (LDA Engineering) recently hired Bruce Conatser, Justin Gilland and Dennis A. Shepherd, professionals with a combined 80 years of experience in the construction industry, to serve as resident project representatives. Shepherd and Conatser will operate from the Knoxville office, and Gilland will work in Morristown, Tenn.